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2014 AIS Convention Cup Winners

The 2014 AIS Convention was held in Dallas, Texas April 5 - 10. The weather had been unusually cold. It was the very beginning of tall-bearded season and intermediate Irises were at their prime.

Zurbrigg-Mahan CupPyburn Seedling

The Zurbrigg-Mahan Seedling Cup for the Best Seedling seen at the recent AIS Convention is tall bearded Seedling #08-6-10 hybridized by Alton R. Pyburn of Region 17, Sweetwater, Texas.

Presidents Cup

Winner of the President's Cup, for the best in region cultivar was 'Bottled Sunshine', an IB by Hooker Nichols, 1995. First runner-up was 'Dorothy Devenport', TB, Hooker Nichols, 2003. Second runner-up was 'Muleshoe Money', TB by Tom Burseen, 2011.
Bottled Sunshine

Franklin Cook Cup


Winner of the Franklin Cook Cup for the best out of region cultivar was 'Bahama Blues', IB by Michael Sutton, 2010. First runner-up was 'Beyond Borders' by Richard Tasco, 2012 and second runner-up was 'Midnight Sharp' by George Sutton, 2010.

Ben Hagar Cup

Winner of the Ben Hager Cup for the favorite Median was a tie between 'Bahama Blues' and 'Bottled Sunshine'.

Bahama Blues

Official Ballot count:
  • President's Cup (In Region)
    • 1. Bottled Sunshine (H. Nichols 1995, IB) 89 votes
    • 2. Dorothy Devenport (H. Nichols 2003, TB) 8
    • 3. Muleshoe Money (T. Burseen 2011, TB) 7
  • Franklin Cook Memorial Cup (Out of Region)
    • 1. Bahama Blues (M. Sutton 2010, IB) 23 votes
    • 2. Beyond Borders (R. Tasco 2012, TB) 15
    • 3. Midnight Sharp (G. Sutton 2010, IB) 11
  • Ben R. Hager Median Cup
    • 1. Bahama Blues (M. Sutton 2010, IB) 24 votes (Tie)
    • 1. Bottled Sunshine (H. Nichols 1995, IB) 24 votes (Tie)
    • 2. Midnight Sharp (G. Sutton 2010, IB) 15
    • 3. Leave The Light On (R. Probst 2013, IB) 14
  • Lloyd Zurbrigg - Clarence Mahan Seedling Cup
    • 1. 08-6-10 (A. Pyburn TB) 35 votes
    • 2. 06-104-10 (F. Kerr TB) 20
    • 3. Rl-1A-2003 (K. Rohr IB) 9
-- WayneMesser - 2014-05-01
Topic revision: r4 - 06 May 2014, waynemesser
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